The Pros and Cons of Social Media Background Checks

You are in the process of interviewing candidates for a position and you have narrowed it down to your top 3. Typically you conduct background checks by calling references and verifying previous employment. But in today’s world where everything revolves around social media, it’s no surprise that Human Resources departments are turning to social media […]

Social Media Employee Training Guide

Do what today others won’t, so tomorrow, you can do what others can’t. ― Brian Rogers Loop This adage applies to many things in life, but is especially true when it comes to social media. Once something is posted in social media, its hard to unsee what you have seen. By now many businesses have […]

The Importance of Media Monitoring for Businesses

  As more individuals use social media and post online reviews, online reputation management is necessary to the success of a business.       Corporate America has embraced media monitoring. With the growing popularity of social media, third-party reviews websites, blogs, and other digital platforms, maintaining a solid online reputation is necessary for businesses. […]

Gangs on Social Media

When posting to any social media platform, it might help to think of all of it as potentially public. Remember that anyone can take a screenshot or copy and pass on your post without your knowledge.   Is there anything you can’t find online? Apparently not. In recent years, social media has faced scrutiny for […]